Ballston Spa, New York–January 2007–ReQuest, the manufacturer that introduced the world to digital audio music-server hardware and software for home entertainment and media systems, recently received a Multiroom Audio/Video (MRVA) Award sponsored by E. H. Publishing for its new iQ Intelligent Multiroom System. A panel of judges chose ReQuest for the Best All-Inclusive Multiroom Audio System: More than $1000 per zone and Best Product Overall.
ReQuest’s iQ System, the first multiroom solution to be based on networked music-server technology, promises true plug’n’play installation, superb audio playback to as many as eight independent zones, and NetSync for iTunes. NetSync for iTunes is a unique ReQuest software program that provides seamless integration between iTunes and iQ. The iQ System features three key elements: A hard-disk-based iQ Intelligent Media Server, 16-channel iQ Intelligent Multiroom Amplifier, and a modular iQ Intelligent Multiroom Tuner. Unique to iQ is the ARQlink online sentry service that monitors all critical system parameters including server, amplifier, and touchscreen performance. Options include in-wall speakers, full color display touchscreens, 12-inch tabletop color touchscreen controller and a wireless tablet.
ReQuest Inc.’s manufacturing, engineering, testing, and office facilities are located in Ballston Spa, New York. The company’s home-entertainment systems have set the standard for high-end digital media storage, management, playback, and system integration since 1998. ReQuest’s award-winning music servers and video-management systems are the accepted leaders in cutting-edge technology. The company enjoys being regarded as having the best service in the industry, with an installed base of more than 18,000 units. Recently, ReQuest was ranked by Inc. magazine as one of the top 500 fastest-growing private businesses in America for the second year in a row. For more information about ReQuest, visit www.request.com.